While orphanages may be something we’ve relegated to history books and horror movies, they were once important institutions. This abandoned orphanage in Marquette, Michigan once sheltered countless children, and the way it looks today is completely fascinating.

Read on to learn more about the site, and check out the haunting images photographer Dan Turner captured at this relic of the past.

The fate of the orphanage is uncertain, but it would certainly be a shame to lose such a historic local landmark.


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